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THE MILDENHALL TREASURE
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Ralph Steadman.
Stock no. 1317702
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st PB 1999. Fine condition.

A savage parable of innocence and greed, a true story. Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour illustrations throughout.
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SWALLOWS AND AMAZONS
Written by Arthur Ransome. Illustrated by Arthur Ransome.
Stock no. 2129462
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st thus 1953. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green boards. Gilt titles to spine. B/w illustrations. Smaller format. 7.5 x 5". 352 pages. Cheap edition. Page browning. Wrapper is browned; darkest to spine. A few small nicks to edges of wrapper.
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GREAT NORTHERN?
Written by Arthur Ransome. Illustrated by Arthur Ransome.
Stock no. 2129428
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1947. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, gilt title to spine and embossed title to front cover. Endpapers are maps. B/w illustrations. 351 pages. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped, but with minimal loss; also creased; some browning to spine.
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GREAT NORTHERN?
Written by Arthur Ransome. Illustrated by Arthur Ransome.
Stock no. 2129407
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, gilt title to spine and embossed title to front cover. Endpapers are maps. B/w illustrations. 351 pages. Bumping to a couple of corners. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and page margins. Wrapper is edge-torn with some creasing; minimal loss at corners.
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MOONSHINE & CLOVER
Written by Laurence Housman. Illustrated by Clemence Housman.
Stock no. 2129100
Published by Jonathan Cape. 2nd 1932. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A selection of fairy tales. Green cloth, yellow titles. B/w illustrations. With illustrations designed by the Author and engraved on the wood by Clemence Housman. Uneven browning to covers. Bumping to corners. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and a few page margins. Wrapper is price-cut with heavy browning in places; couple of damp marks; chipped to corners, with minimal loss.
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PIGEON POST
Written by Arthur Ransome. Illustrated by Arthur Ransome.
Stock no. 2129046
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1956. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, gilt title to spine and embossed title to front cover. Pictorial endpapers of the Hill Country. B/w illustrations. Some fading to cover edges. A little bowing to front cover. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is grubby and scuffed with creasing; some chipping and a few tears/nicks, but minimal loss.
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SWALLOWS AND AMAZONS
Written by Arthur Ransome. Illustrated by Arthur Ransome.
Stock no. 2129045
Published by Jonathan Cape. 2003. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

New Edition, type re-set. Green boards with gilt title to spine and blind title to cover. Endpapers are maps. 351 pages. ISBN: 022460631X.
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THE TWILIGHT OF MAGIC
Written by Hugh Lofting. Illustrated by Lois Lenski.
Stock no. 2128911
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1931. Fair condition.

Pink cloth with yellow title boxes, black titles. Colour pictorial endpapers. Colour frontis plate and b/w illustrations. Covers are heavily marked with some uneven fading. Small chips and splits to either sides of spine at top and tail. Joints are cracked - making binding a little weak. Foxing and browning to outer page edges. Inscription to prelims.
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THE SWALLOWS & AMAZONS ADVENTURES (6 VOLUME SET)
Written by Arthur Ransome. Illustrated by Arthur Ransome; Nancy Blackett.
Stock no. 1816941
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st thus 2005. Fine condition.

Boxed set of 6 of the 'Swallows & Amazons' titles: Swallows and Amazons; Swallowdale; Peter Duck; Pigeon Post; We Didn't Mean To Go To Sea; The Picts and the Martyrs. Contained in publisher's slipcase, just lightly scuffed.
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WE DIDN'T MEAN TO GO TO SEA
Written by Arthur Ransome. Illustrated by Arthur Ransome.
Stock no. 2128638
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1937. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth, gilt title to spine. Endpapers are maps. 34 b/w illustrations. 351 pages. Scuff marks to covers. Wear to corners. Small split across top of spine; some fraying to cloth. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.
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THE WITCHES
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2128585
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1983. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

'This is not a fairy-tale. This is about REAL Witches. None of your silly black hats and broomsticks - the truth is MUCH MORE SCARY...' Gloriously gruesome secrets aptly illustrated in b/w by Blake. Dark green boards, gilt titles to spine. 208 pages. 9.5 x 6.25 inches. ISBN: 0224021656. Wear to cover edges. Small brown mark to rear cover. Previous owner's name sticker to front endpaper. Ink stamp to front pastedown. Foxing to outer page edges; a few to page margins. Contents are still very good. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks and chips; damp mark to bottom edge.
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THE CLASSIC BOATING NOVELS OF ARTHUR RANSOME (12 VOLUMES)
Written by Arthur Ransome. Illustrated by Arthur Ransome; Nancy Blackett.
Stock no. 1816828
Published by Jonathan Cape. Circa 2010. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

All twelve volumes, contained in blue slip case with gilt titles to ends. Titles include: Swallows and Amazons, Swallowdale; Peter Duck; Winter Holiday; Coot Club; Pigeon Post; We Didn't Mean To Go to Sea; Secret Water; The Big Six; Missee Lee; Picts & Martyrs; Great Northern. Green boards, gilt titles to spines. B/w illustrations. Slipcase is a little scuffed, a little marked, and a little worn at edges, there is also a large stain on the top edge. Books are in fine condition.
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